Oby EzekwesiliFmr. VP, World Bank Africa

Obiageli Ezekwesili (popularly known as Oby Ezekwesili) is a chartered accountant and a former Minister who held the portfolios of Solid Minerals and Education at different times between 2004 and 2007. She also served as the Vice-President of the World Bank's Africa division from May 2007 to May 2012. Ezekwesili holds a Master's in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos and a Master of Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. An ordained pastor with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, she is married with children.